The Dilemma

The Dilemma

It’s Livia’s fortieth birthday and tonight she’s having a party, a party she’s been planning for a long time. The only person missing will be her daughter, Marnie.

But Livia has a secret, a secret she’s been keeping from Adam, her husband, until the party is over. Because how can she tell him that although she loves Marnie, she’s glad their daughter won’t be there to celebrate with her?

Adam is determined everything will be just right for Livia and the party is going to be perfect… until he learns something that will leave him facing an unbearable decision.

Title:The Dilemma
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781250151360
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    The Dilemma Reviews

  • JanB

    1.5 starsThis was a boring short story that was stretched out into a full-length snooze of a book. I basically hate-read it. Why? Let me count the ways:• The entire book relies on the tired trope of...

  • megs_bookrack

    B.A. Paris is my Queen.I so looking forward to this release!Although very different from her prior works, I still really enjoyed this. The narrative is smaller in scope, yet quite intricate as a chara...

  • Nilufer Ozmekik

    I should rename this book with my another favorite Led Zeppelin’s song name: “Communication Breakdown” or we may call it “Anatomy of Marriage” and deliver this heart wrenching, soul crusher,...

  • marilyn

    This is a story about a dilemma that takes place over less than 24 hours but felt like a century, to me. Despite the fact that my reading buddies liked this one a lot more than I did, it was still a f...

  • Kaceey

    I’m in a quandary…no, a full-fledged dilemma on how to review this one!💁🏻♀️The entire read takes place over the course of just one evening. Told from alternating POV of Adam and Livia. A...

  • ?ReadAlongWithSue?

    I found this book hard to put down. Each chapter alternates between Olivia and her husband with everything in between.Olivia didn’t have a fabulous wedding. She’s longed and planned for her 40th ...

  • Holly  B

    Some frustrating characters in this one.... This author has been a little hit and miss with me, I've read all of her books. In my opinion, this one is NOT a thriller, but more of a family/relations...

  • Susanne  Strong

    4 Stars.Most spouses keep a few secrets from each other, am I right? Everyone does it and it’s the reason why this novel will getcha. Livia and Adam have been married for over 20 years and have two...

  • Marialyce

    2 stars because I made it to the endThis is a case where the more I thought about this book, the more I turned to the dark side where the words "god I so dislike this story" entered my mind.. So what ...

  • Debra

    A husband and wife with secrets. Livia and Adam are protecting their secret from each other. One believes his/her secret is damaging. The other knows his/her secret is heartbreaking. Both are keeping ...